a pond in NE Massachusetts, near Concord: site of Thoreau's cottage and inspiration for his book Walden, or Life in the Woods.
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How to use Walden Pond in a sentence
I’m at Walden Pond in Concord, Massachusetts—one of the closest public bodies of fresh water to Boston—for a good, long open-water swim.
Last month the Massachusetts state legislature responded to a spate of drownings by banning open-water swimming in all state-owned bodies of water, including Walden Pond.Open-Water Swimming and Other Acts of Civil Disobedience | jversteegh | August 25, 2021 | Outside Online
After leaving Mr. ———, we proceeded through wood-paths to Walden Pond, picking blackberries of enormous size along the way.Passages From The American Notebooks, Volume 2 | Nathaniel Hawthorne
His account of going into business at Walden Pond is in the same happy vein.The Last Harvest | John Burroughs
I am no more lonely than the loon in the pond that laughs so loud, or than Walden Pond itself.Walden, and On The Duty Of Civil Disobedience | Henry David Thoreau
"Walden Pond" is one of America's certain contributions to the world's great books.The Seer of Slabsides | Dallas Lore Sharp
The pond was a small ocean; the Atlantic a large Walden Pond.